Homeownership will be a bit more affordable for eligible U.S. servicemembers in 2013. The Department of Defense (DoD) has increased its Basic Allowance for Housing (BAH) for  2013, giving most active duty personnel larger monthly stipends to offset VA mortgage payments and other housing expenses. The change is well-timed. VA mortgage rates — along with other U.S. mortgage rates — are rising, and projected to increase through all of 2013. Get today’s VA

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